Jakarta, Indonesia – 29th October 2012. PT Global Mediacom Tbk (Mediacom, ticker code: BMTR) and Tencent agreed to collaborate as partners in the area of online communication and online entertainment products in the Indonesian territory.
The partnership will combine forces between Tencent, the largest integrated inernet services company in China and Mediacom, the largest and the most integrated media company in Indonesia.
Mediacom will contribute its strong competitive advantages in promoting the products and services. While Tencent will share technical know-how and support levereaging its experiences in the internet industry in China.
According to Mr. Hary Tanoesoedibjo, CEO of MNC Media said “MNC Media and Tencent shall collaborate to be a major new media player in the area of online communication and online games industry in Indonesia, a promising market for internet business due to its large population and young age demographics. We look forward to cementing closer working relationships in the future.
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